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  About Me

  • About Faster
    Biography
    Sailing 30+ years on BC coast
    Location
    New Westminster, BC
    Cruising Area
    B.C. Coastal waters
    Occupation
    College Instructor
    Boat Manufacturer
    Fast Yachts
    Boat Year
    1984
    Boat Length
    34
  • Signature
    Ron

    1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"

    ".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
    Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)

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  • Last Activity: 06-01-2019
  • Join Date: 09-13-2005

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  Mentions

10-26-2018
06:24 PM - blobaugh mentioned Faster in post Re: Comparing diesel vrs electric propulsion(DIY/Production) in terms of resell value
I agree with Faster. I have considered e...
09-24-2017
07:28 PM - P435 mentioned Faster in post Re: What is a good age to go cruising with kids?
Faster You are absolutel...
06-27-2017
03:20 PM - admin1 mentioned Faster in post
03-08-2017
11:11 PM - SanderO mentioned Faster in post Re: Why do you love to sail?
...ent people I know. Faster... WOW just WOW... i...
12-10-2016
10:15 PM - chowdan mentioned Faster in post Re: Bowman 36?
...Thanks Barquito and Faster for the comments. ...
05-02-2016
04:16 PM - clifgray mentioned Faster in post Re: Considering 1979 Cat 27' as a Liveaboard
...ilar conversion. Faster yeah I would love to...
04-25-2016
11:06 AM - T.Bird mentioned Faster in post Re: Spinnaker Pole Foreguy
...e on the bottom. Faster - Sorry for my downh...
04-10-2016
04:52 PM - paikea mentioned Faster in post Re: Anchor solution
Faster Thats very helpful ...
04-05-2016
05:08 AM - paikea mentioned Faster in post Re: old engine, new engine
Faster The boat was with ...
01-13-2016
09:22 PM - UltimateWalrus mentioned Faster in post Re: Dry docking a 29' boat (impossible dream?)
... be worth it... Faster: What do you mean dr...

  Quotes

05-02-2018
07:47 PM - driggers quoted Faster in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
...pan, seals) Thanks Faster. I would consider d...
04-27-2018
05:00 PM - SVTatia quoted Faster in post Re: Great Movie
Absolutely agree.. certainl...
04-20-2018
01:05 AM - chef2sail quoted Faster in post Re: Opinions on whether I'm buying the right connector
Are you stuck on a mast mou...
04-19-2018
07:54 PM - RegisteredUser quoted Faster in post Re: Opinions on whether I'm buying the right connector
Are you stuck on a mast mou...
04-15-2018
01:11 PM - capta quoted Faster in post Re: Which would you choose?
Too many variables methinks...
04-09-2018
01:47 PM - Faster quoted driggers in post Re: Gelcoat worn away on hull just above waterline. Emergency?
T..... Faster, it was inde...
01:43 PM - driggers quoted Faster in post Re: Gelcoat worn away on hull just above waterline. Emergency?
...ry experiment :D Faster, it was indeed the f...
12:45 PM - Faster quoted driggers in post Re: Gelcoat worn away on hull just above waterline. Emergency?
A few square inches of gelcoa...
04-08-2018
03:46 PM - Faster quoted seaphrogg in post Re: considering buying boat, but it won't sail easily upwind
No furler. The following may s...
03:40 PM - Faster quoted jephotog in post Re: Grandparents vs. Cruising
Hi Ron, I visited BC last ...
10:05 AM - jephotog quoted Faster in post Re: Grandparents vs. Cruising
We're in a bit of a 'flip s...
02-14-2018
01:25 PM - Faster quoted Proteus Rising in post Re: Sailing from PNW to Vancouver & Extended Stay
This is very helpful, thank you. We...
02-13-2018
04:14 PM - Proteus Rising quoted Faster in post Re: Sailing from PNW to Vancouver & Extended Stay
Liveaboard marinas around h...
01-19-2018
10:04 AM - eherlihy quoted Faster in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
I second that emotion!.... ...
01-18-2018
07:10 PM - Faster quoted eherlihy in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
While you are there, replace ...
01-17-2018
09:27 PM - driggers quoted Faster in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
That doesn't sound like a b...
08:58 PM - Faster quoted driggers in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
Brief update here: I spoke w...
07:48 PM - RegisteredUser quoted Faster in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
I'd say the quickest, sures...
06:20 PM - driggers quoted Faster in post Re: M3-20B Universal has a broken ZF 5 m (Hurth) Transmission
I'd say the quickest, sures...
01-16-2018
10:59 PM - Faster quoted DonScribner in post Re: Raising Entire Mast for Boom Clearance
That's what I was sayin'! ......
 
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